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Luxury Beachfront Apartment in St Lawrence Gap Barbados

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,500 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Luxury beachfront apartment in Italianate building with private pool

A newly built luxury second floor 1,500 sq ft 2 bedroom apartment on the beach at White Sands in St Lawrence Gap. Incorporating 2 en-suite bathrooms, air conditioning, ceiling fans and top of the range finishes such as cedar French doors and windows, the condominium comes fully equipped and furnished and includes satellite television for high quality reception with a 40 inch plasma screen, internet streamer with live TV channels from the UK, USA etc plus recent films, extensive DVD film library, CD / ipod player and broadband wi-fi internet access. Dine indoors or on the large 230 sq ft terrace balcony with panoramic views over the beach and Caribbean Sea.

The building has high levels of security including CCTV, security guard, intercom and private parking, elevator, swimming pool and sun deck with direct access onto a quiet secluded beach. Maid service is provided twice a week. Bars, restaurants, supermarkets and other amenities are within a short walking distance.

A haven of peace and tranquility with nightlife just a walk away.

More Details

Property Manager
Philip Ball
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
October 17, 2017

About Philip Ball

I am semi-retired and live in Shropshire, England with my wife. We have two children and five grandchildren who all live close by - they keep us very busy!

My wife's family are from Barbados - they go back 300 years, probably kicked out of Britain as undesirables! She dragged me over there so many times in the end I decided to buy an apartment. I guess I have become a part-time Bajan.

Philip Ball purchased this apartment in 2008

Why Philip Ball chose Christ Church

We wanted to be on the beach but near to the bars and restaurants in St Lawrence Gap. We fell in love with the Italianate style of our building and its location at the quiet end of St Lawrence Gap.

What makes this apartment unique

We love to watch the glorious sunsets and dine on our large balcony overlooking the beach, palm trees and turquoise Caribbean Sea.

Amenities

Saint Lawrence Gap Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • The main bathroom is en-suite to the master bedroom and incorporates a walk-in shower, WC, wash basin and bath. The second bathroom is en-suite to the guest bedroom and incorporates a walk-in shower, WC and wash basin.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
  • Well equipped master bedroom with walk-in wardrobe, room safe, dressing table, full length mirror. Well equipped guest bedroom with walk-in wardrobe, dressing table, full length mirror. Both bedrooms have air conditioning, ceiling fans, hair dryers and straighteners.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Fully fitted Italian designed kitchen with granite worktops and German appliances.

Reviews

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Luxury Beachfront Apartment in St Lawrence Gap Barbados
average rating of 5.0 based on 45 reviews
5

Fabulous Villa

  • 5 of 5

If you are looking for an amazing stay in the St. Lawerence Gap look no further! Villa K has everything you will need to make your stay most enjoyable! It is tastefully decorated, well maintained and extremely comfortable. This villa has all of the comforts of home and is well situated, close to lots of restaraunts and bars. The view from the balcony is breathtaking! The owner of the villa and the management team are extremely accommodating and pleasant to deal with. This 5 star villa provided us with a wonderful home away from home which we hope to return to next year. We highly recommend this luxury beachfront apartment!

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Sep 2017
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5

Very pleased

  • 5 of 5

Very clean and great location!

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
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5

A piece of paradise

  • 5 of 5

I cannot recommend this property enough! Villa K provides the most perfect stay in Barbados. My family have stayed at the property twice now and very much look forward to returning in the near future.

The property has absolutely everything you could possibly need and most defiantly has that wow factor! The accommodation is immaculate and extremely well looked after by the staff, the large balcony overlooking the sea has to be my favourite place especially with a cup of coffee early morning. It’s great to watch the surfers and you can even do some turtle spotting. The apartment literally has everything you need and is so spacious.

The actual building is so very well maintained, the gardens are beautiful and pool area really clean. The location of Villa K is just perfect, in walking distance to some great restaurants and bars on the gap but far out enough for you to enjoy the peace and quiet. The easy access to the beach is great and Dover beach is literally just round the corner if you want a calmer swim. It’s great to hire a car and explore the island, secure / easy parking is also available. We have visited Barbados 4 times now and without a doubt Villa K has been our favourite place to stay, we love the freedom that an apartment gives in comparison to staying in a hotel.

Phil made planning our stay really easy and provided us with all the info needed, Cyrus also arranged all our taxis and was on hand if we needed anything while we were there. We are really starting to see the apartment as our second home and I cannot explain the feeling you get when you walk out onto the beautiful balcony. Definitely 5 star Barbados accommodation!

  • Submitted: Feb 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Villa K is the best place to stay!

  • 5 of 5

Villa K is the very best place to stay! The location is perfect, quiet for relaxing during the day but near enough to all the things you can do to have some fun in the evening. The beach is beautiful, during our stay this time we saw baby turtles making their journey at the start of their life into the sea - a fabulous experience. If you don't like swimming in the sea there is a gorgeous pool, privately situated in the well maintained gardens surrounding the properties. If you do like the beach the owners Phil and Jan have thought of everything including a cool box for the beach, the site has it's own sun-loungers and the location on this part of the beach is second to none.... Evening Sunsets are spectacular so have your camera ready!

Some local places to visit are the fabulous restaurants along this coast nearby our favourite was Pisces which has just newly opened - superb!! There is a new Jazz bar Scoopies at the top of the road which has great live music. Some nights they have freshly caught fish or you can have a burger and fries....Or take a short taxi ride past the gap to Champers, Tapas, Naru - all great places to eat. The locals are all very welcoming and the bars are great...there is always a rum punch available! Oistins is just a bus or taxi ride away, a great night out to sample local fish and lots of dancing. Bridgetown again is just a bus or taxi ride for Tax Free shopping.

The property is immaculate. With everything you could want or need. Phil and Jan have thought of everything. Including a book library, music cds, films, games. Most pleasing of all is the way the decor and furniture have been tastefully picked for comfort and style for a luxury stay. The management service are always on hand to make sure your stay is the best it can be. They are very helpful and always pleasant to deal with.

I would recommend that if you have not stayed in Villa K you should make sure you do so on your next visit to Barbados. You won't regret it!

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
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5

Excellent, Perfectly Located

  • 5 of 5

We have just spent 2 glorious weeks at White Sands. The welcome and orientation by Cyrus was very friendly and informative, typically Bajan. The villa was beautifully appointed and comfortable with all the amenities, including WIFI, that a family would need. The Welcome Pack prepared by the owners (Phil & Jan) is most thorough - how to use? What to do? Where to eat?

The beach is yards from the villa with beautiful white sands, swaying coconut trees and coral blue sea. It is relatively small, private and safe. Watching the sunset from the balcony with a rum punch in hand cannot be beaten. The apartment is perfectly located just off “The Gap” within walking distance of the nightlife from the quiet intimate Tyrone’s Bar on the beach, Scoopies Jazz bar with live acts to reggae nights on the Gap. We had the best holiday of our lives. We rented a car for a week and toured the island from our base all the way to North Point, and not to forget Friday night at the famous Oistins Fish Fry.

We had a great time and would highly recommend this villa for a romantic holiday for couples or for the family.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
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5

Words are not enough

  • 5 of 5

Words are not enough to convey just how fantastic this apartment and the location really is. From the amenities, the space and comfort, and the view.

If you are a beach person, its only a few feet away; or you can just relax on the balcony, listen to the surf, and still get a good tan without worrying about burning.

The apartment has everything you might need, and I can confirm that the chopsticks a previous reviewer had asked for, are now there.

When it gets dark, and you don't feel up to walking down The Gap for your entertainment, the owners have provided you with just about everything, including a new Internet TV box giving you access to current movies with its 'ShowBox' app.

If you can't afford to own your own apartment in Barbados, at least you can stay here. Abso-bloody-lutely FANTASTIC!

  • Submitted: Jan 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Grantley Adams Airport
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
saltash bar
Nearest Golf
8 Kilometres
rockley
Nearest Restaurant
200 Metres
ocean 2
Nearest Beach
dover
Car: not necessary

St Lawrence Gap is the main area in Barbados for bars and restaurants. White Sands is located on a quiet secluded beach in St Lawrence Gap next to Dover Beach with its many water sports and other facilities and within easy walking distance of all the local amenities and nightlife.

The city of Bridgetown with duty free shopping is 20 minutes away.

Golf, walking, cycling, tennis, gardens, carnivals and a host of other events and facilities are readily available on the island.

Other Activities: beaches, watersports, bars and restuarants

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $264.94

Discounts are available at certain times through the year and for lets over 2 weeks. Payment in £sterling or US$.
A 25% non-refundable deposit is payable on booking with the balance payable 8 weeks before the holiday; full payment is required on late bookings.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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